Role as Olympic alternate just the beginning for Schenectady’s Makayla Greenwood
Makayla Greenwood shocked some of the taekwondo community when she cemented her place as an alternate on the U.S. Olympic team. Although she’s not in Tokyo now, there are many who fully expect her to make it to Paris in 2024. We spoke with Makayla and her mother about the journey it took for the Greenwoods to get to this stage and where they go from here. Ashley Miller reports for the Olympic Zone.